A tour behind the scenes: from guild house to music museum

From the cellar right up to the attic. Visit places in Museum Vleeshuis that museum visitors don’t usually have access to.

Museum Vleeshuis is an Antwerp icon. Are you curious to find out more about the history and interior of this ingenious 16th century building? Then book a tour behind the scenes!

5 reasons to book a tour

  • Visit all 7 floors of the Vleeshuis, meaning an additional 5 floors that you would never visit during a conventional tour.
  • The Vleeshuis is the oldest, non-ecclesiastical building in Antwerp that is open to the public.
  • The building has a rich history, and has had many surprising uses.
  • On the first floor you can visit an exclusive photo exhibition about the Vleeshuis then and now.
  • On sunny days you can enjoy stunning views of Antwerp through the attic windows.

Practical details

Groups

  • you can book a tour from Tuesday 'til Sunday between 10 am and 5 pm
  • the tour takes approx. 90 minutes
  • max. 15 participants per group
  • guide: €75 (+ €5 administrative fee)
  • admission to the museum: €5 - €3 - €0 (see practical info)
  • visitors must be able to walk up stairs easily and independently, comfortable shoes recommended
  • Book your guide at least three weeks in advance.
    Use this form for booking. We will review your request and will let you know as soon as possible whether the day and time of your choice are available.

From January 1st 2020 you'll pay €85 (+ €5 administrative fee) for the guide.

Individual visitors

  • tours from April until the end of September, on Sundays at 10.30 am and 2 pm
  • the tour takes approx. 90 minutes
  • price: €9 per person (admission to the museum included)
  • visitors must be able to walk up stairs easily and independently, comfortable shoes recommended
  • book your ticket online